BMCR 2015.10.01

Books Received September 2015

BMCR 2015.10.02

Harvesting the Sea: The Exploitation of Maritime Resources in the Roman Mediterranean. Oxford Studies on the Roman Economy

Annalisa Marzano  / Oxford University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Geoffrey Kron

BMCR 2015.10.03

The Possibility of Inquiry: Meno’s Paradox from Socrates to Sextus

Gail Fine  / Oxford University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Peter Aronoff

BMCR 2015.10.04

Solinus: New Studies

Kai Brodersen  / Verlag Antike, 2014

Reviewed by Christopher Michael McDonough

BMCR 2015.10.05

C. Sallusti Crispi Historiae I: fragmenta 1.1-146. Texte und Kommentare, Bd 51

Antonio La Penna, Rodolfo Funari  / De Gruyter, 2015

Reviewed by Jennifer Gerrish

BMCR 2015.10.06

Late Sophocles: The Hero’s Evolution in Electra, Philoctetes, and Oedipus at Colonus

Thomas Van Nortwick  / University of Michigan Press, 2015

Reviewed by N J. Sewell-Rutter

BMCR 2015.10.07

Pline l’ancien: Histoire naturelle, livre IV. Collection des universités de France. Série latine, 409

Hubert Zehnacker, Alain Silberman  / Les Belles Lettres, 2015

Reviewed by Tyler T. Travillian

BMCR 2015.10.08

La escena típica de la ‘epipólesis’: De la épica a la historiografía. Quaderni dei Seminari romani di cultura greca 17

David Carmona  / Edizioni Quasar, 2014

Reviewed by John Jacobs

BMCR 2015.10.09

Owning the Past: Why the English Collected Antique Sculpture, 1640-1840

Ruth Guilding  / Yale University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Hans Christian Hönes

BMCR 2015.10.10

Divine Men and Women in the History and Society of Late Hellenism. Byzantina et Slavica Cracoviensia, 7

Maria Dzielska, Kamilla Twardowska  / Jagiellonian University Press, 2013

Reviewed by Todd C. Krulak

BMCR 2015.10.11

The Byzantine Republic. People and Power in New Rome

Anthony Kaldellis  / Harvard University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Mark Whittow

BMCR 2015.10.12

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, The Nicholson Museum, The University of Sydney. Red Figure and Over-Painted Pottery of South Italy, Australia fascicule 2

Michael Turner, Alexander Cambitoglou  / The Nicholson Museum, University of Sydney, and The Australian Archaeological Institute of Athens, 2014

Reviewed by Tyler Jo Smith

BMCR 2015.10.13

Greek Federal States and Their Sanctuaries

Peter Funke, Matthias Haake  / Frank Steiner Verlag, 2013

Reviewed by Vinciane Pirenne-Delforge

BMCR 2015.10.14

Darius in the Shadow of Alexander (translated by Jane Marie Todd; first published in French 2003)

Pierre Briant  / Harvard University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Jennifer Finn

BMCR 2015.10.15

Öffentlichkeit – Monument – Text: XIV Congressus Internationalis Epigraphiae Graecae et Latinae, 27. – 31. Augusti MMXII – Akten. Corpus inscriptionum Latinarum. Auctarium, series nova, 4

Werner Eck, Peter Funke  / De Gruyter, 2014

Reviewed by Florian Matei-Popescu

BMCR 2015.10.16

Sanitation, Latrines and Intestinal Parasites in Past Populations

Piers D. Mitchell  / Ashgate, 2015

Reviewed by Cornelis van Tilburg

BMCR 2015.10.17

Cretan Cities: Formation and Transformation. Aegis, 7

Florence Gaignerot-Driessen, Jan Driessen  / Presses universitaires de Louvain, 2015

Reviewed by Vyron Antoniadis

BMCR 2015.10.18

Porphyry in Fragments: Reception of an Anti-Christian Text in Late Antiquity. Ashgate studies in philosophy and theology in late antiquity

Ariane Magny  / Ashgate, 2014

Reviewed by John Granger Cook

BMCR 2015.10.19

Thinking, Recording, and Writing History in the Ancient World. The ancient world: comparative histories

Kurt A. Raaflaub  / Wiley Blackwell, 2014

Reviewed by Antonio Gonzales

BMCR 2015.10.20

Classical Literature in Medieval Irish Narrative. Studies in Celtic History, 34

Ralph O'Connor  / D. S. Brewer, 2014

Reviewed by Richard P. Martin